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Paint Alexandria LA

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for different kinds of Paint. You will find helpful, informative articles about Paint, including "Painting Tips". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Alexandria, LA that will answer all of your questions about Paint.

Sherwin Williams Paint Retailer
(318) 442-4473
1102 Macarthur Dr
Alexandria, LA
Hours
Sunday-
Monday-7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday-7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday-7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday-7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday-7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday-8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


The Home Depot
(318)767-8988
5000 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

LOWE'S OF ALEXANDRIA, LA.
318 442-6515
3201 INDUSTRIAL ST. ALEXANDRIA, LA, 71301
Alexandria, LA
 
John Ward Hardware
(318) 442-9777
1415 Metro Dr
Alexandria, LA
 
Fastenal- Alexandria
318-442-6400
832 Dallas Ave Alexandria, LA, 71302
Alexandria, LA
 
Sherwin Williams Paint Retailer
(318) 487-2849
516 Main St
Pineville, LA
Hours
Sunday-
Monday-6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday-6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday-6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday-6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday-6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday-8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Alexandria Mall S/C
(318) 484-7200
3401 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA
Store Hours
Sears Stores
Store Type
Sears Stores
Hours
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:12-18
Store Features
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:12-18

Lowe's
(318) 442-6515
3201 Industrial Street
Alexandria, LA
Hours
M-SA 7 am - 9 pm
SU 8 am - 7 pm

Stine Lumber
318-442-7781
130 Wheelock Street Alexandria, LA, 71301
Alexandria, LA
 
Kmart 3728 / Cross Merch
(318) 640-5598
2985 Cottingham Expy
Pineville, LA
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

Painting Tips




Paint Cans

Sealing a Lid

How do you minimize the evaporation of paint or varnish that's kept in a store-bought can? With the lid on securely, turn the can upside down for just a second or two, then return the can right side-up. This coats the entire inside top surface of the can with a thin film, therefore, helping to seal the lid.

Another idea

After your next paint job, wipe the paint can's lip, and lid clean. Close the lid tightly and store the can upside down. This old painter's trick keeps the air from entering the can and prevents a surface skin from forming on the paint.

Shelf life

Many stains, paints, and clear finishes have a limited shelf life. It's a good idea to label a half-empty can with the current date. Next time you need to use the finish, you will have a written record of how long it's been sitting on the shelf.

Paint can trick

To keep paint from drying into the top lip of can, get a nail & hammer and put holes around the indented lip of the can. When you are using the paint, brush off the excess on the side of the can and it will flow back into the can. Try it, it is a great help.

Thanks to Jerry Schulman.

Exterior/Interior Paints

Use the right Paint

Interior and exterior paints are specifically manufactured for each purpose. Exterior paints are generally adequate for interior use, although the reverse is not necessarily, true. Do not use acrylic paint over enamel or varnish; it w...

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